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No experience necessary: how studying tamarins led to an innovative research organization in the Amazon

An interview with Mrinalini Watsa: new organization gives first time students a research and education opportunity in the Peruvian Amazon. Published January 15, 2014 on mongabay.com… 222 more words

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My Name is Randall and I live in Easton, MD USA. I’m 39 years old and I’m currently disable for multiple back injuries and Major Depression. 59 more words


Captive Chimps Now Considered Endangered Like Wild Counterparts, But There Is Still More To Be Done

EcoBeat Staff – Thanks to a petition started five years ago by animal rights organizations, including the Human Society, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service just decided to allow the country’s 1,724 captive chimpanzees to receive the endangered species status that wild chimps have had since the passage of the Endangered Species Act in 1990. 273 more words

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Book Review: A Beautiful Truth by Colin McAdam

A Beautiful Truth by Colin McAdam follows the life of Judy and Walt Ribke, a couple who, after Judy has an operation, are unable to have children on their own. 524 more words


More Monkey business (Updated)

So i’m just on the tail end (hopefully) of a slightly demoralizing week.  This week was complete with crazy schedule changes, getting bitten by an anti-social marmoset, my blow dryer getting fried, a mystery illness that leaves people weak and vomiting infecting yet another person, and a complete lack of decent wine. 487 more words